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Region

Africa

Presented by
Regional Event Date

September 20, 2019

Event Location

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Regional Winners

A Selection Panel of regional leaders selected four IIC African Winners, who will join us at MIT for the final round of the global tournament in November.

Financial Inclusion

Financial Inclusion

Income Growth & Job Creation

Income Growth & Job Creation

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Technology Access

Technology Access

Regional Finalists

Congratulations to the other Finalists in the Africa Challenge.

Financial Inclusion

Financial Inclusion

Income Growth & Job Creation

Income Growth & Job Creation

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Skills Development & Opportunity Matching

Technology Access

Technology Access
Africa

Regional Challenge

Collaborating with Liquid Telecom

Liquid Telecom is the leading independent data, voice, and IP provider in eastern, central, and southern Africa. Their work, driven by the belief that everyone in Africa has the right to be connected, has helped change the face of communications in the region. Liquid Telecom is the official Africa collaborator of the MIT Inclusive Innovation Challenge, a partnership that strengthens their vision for a connected continent.

The Event

Liquid Telecom hosted the IIC Africa Celebration in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on September 20, 2019.

Selection Panel Members

Judges

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Somoe Mkwachu
Cik├╝ Mugambi
Archie Matheson
Gwaliwa Mashaka
Akinyi Ochieng
Boluwaji Oyewumi
Clemens Weitz
Winston Ritson
Stanley Magede
Katharina Neureiter
Alfred Ongere
Susan Mulikita
Ndeye Thiaw
Hillary Miller-Wise
Tafadzwa Chiganga
Somet Kipchilat
Peter Ndichu
Adil Youssefi